Cessna 172 report: Unlikely pilots were under the influence of alcohol

Members of the rescue teams prepare to load part of the Cessna 172 wreckage on to a truck. Picture: LUKE RAWALAI

Members of the rescue teams prepare to load part of the Cessna 172 wreckage on to a truck. Picture: LUKE RAWALAI/FILE

A TOXICOLOGIST from New Zealand National Poisons Centre found samples of what is believed to be alcohol in the body of the pilot in command on board the Cessna 172R when it crashed in the mountain ranges of Delaikoro in Vanua Levu last year. This was part of the report compiled by New Zealand aircraft […]

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